Training programs for competitive golfers
BDGA coaches follow a systematic training program, as proven by the top training academies in the United States to help their students improve and also peak during times of competition. Basically what this means, is that BDGA students get taken through different phases in their golf training and it can be broken down into the following: 1. Skills training 2. Pre-competition training 3. Tournament preparation 4. Competitive play 5. Tournament evaluation 6. Active rest 7. Back to skills training.
What can BDGA help you with?
Evaluating your game holistically
There are a lot of facets that play into your success as a golfer, we evaluate them all. These include, techniques, equipment, mental make-up for golf, physical abilities, nutrition, social situation
Without a good plan, no one has ever achieved anything worthwhile. We’ll help you create a detailed plan for improving the various aspects influencing your golf game. These include, fitness plan, skills improvement plan (techniques, mental skills), tournament plan, practice plan
In the end you want to get results at tournaments and we’ll help you plan for events and help your prepare so you can attain your goals quicker. We’ll use our vast tournament experience to guide you through this process.
Tournament play – time management
There are many things that steal your time at tournaments - pro-ams, media, sponsors, equipment sponsors, fans etc. We’ll teach you how to manage yourself during a tournament week to perform optimally.
Tournament play – course and game management
We’ll teach you how to approach different courses to best suit your skills. We’ll teach you how to deal with tournament pressures, caddies, maintaining your confidence, coaching yourself when things are going wrong.
Evaluating tournament play
Evaluating your tournament play and learning from it is a vital step in the process of improving your game. We'll teach you how to do this as well as how to learn from your golf stats.
How you travel, where you stay, who you stay with play a huge part in your performance. We’ll teach you all the tricks of the trade.
Without sponsors (personal, corporate, equipment, tournament) the world of competitive golf does not exist. We'll teach you what these different sponsors are and how to manage your relationship with them. We'll also teach you how to get sponsors, manage them and make them work for you.
What is it? How to get a scholarship, how does the system work? We have experience and contacts in College golf system to call on
Full Time Golf Academy
- 8am - 12pm Monday to Friday
- Limited to 30 players
Who should enter?
Aspiring professional golfers as well as current professional golfers.
Junior Golf Academy
- 3pm - 6pm Tuesdays and Thursdays
- Limited to 15 players
Who should enter?
Junior golfers with big dreams and serious about improving their games.
3 former number one junior players in South Africa